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Your state pension – how to maximise your entitlement

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. Building up your UK state pension is arguably one of the most worthwhile ways to help provide yourself with a comfortable […]
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Christmas 2020: review your tax for a better 2021

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. Many families have been forced to reassess their monthly budget and curb spending in 2020 as the pandemic has reduced household […]
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Does the “4% Rule” work for pensions in a pandemic?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. Whether you are an experienced retirement planner or just starting to think about life after work, the 4% Rule is an […]
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The pros & cons of an active fund manager

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. One of the most contentious issues in the world of investing is the great “active vs. passive” debate. In short, are […]
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Remortgaging during COVID-19: a short guide

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. One of your highest monthly outgoings is likely to be your mortgage. Research suggests that renters in London pay over £1,840 […]
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Is COVID-19 forcing you to reconsider early retirement?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. The pandemic in 2020 has brought many unforeseen consequences to retirement planning. For some people, their desire to retire early has […]
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Investing a windfall: a short guide

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. It can be difficult to decide what to do when a large amount of money unexpectedly comes your way. Perhaps a […]
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Start a portfolio or pay off your mortgage?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. This is arguably one of the most difficult questions for households to answer. Should I focus on paying off the mortgage, […]
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How has the pandemic affected financial planning?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. COVID-19 has affected everyone’s lives in 2020 in varying ways. Some have been more badly affected than others. Here at Cedar […]
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A guide to reviewing your financial protection

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. There are two primary pillars of the overall financial planning effort to move you towards your goals – wealth growth and […]
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